Tag Archives: University of Chicago

Phulbari & Democratic Politics in Bangladesh

A review of Energy Emergency: Phulbari and Democratic Politics in Bangladesh, by Nusrat Chowdhury. Tracing popular protest culture in Phulbari in Bangladesh, this dissertation is…

Psychiatry in Stalin’s Soviet Union

A review of Scientific Psychiatry in Stalin’s Soviet Union: The Politics of Modern Medicine and the Struggle to Define ‘Pavlovian’ Psychiatry, 1939-1953, by Benjamin Zajicek….

Food & Balance in Rural Yucatan

A review of Practices of Care: Food and the Pursuit of Balance in Rural Yucatán, by Lauren Wynne. Care is a local category of practice…